Condo Review – Coppershire Condominium Homes Louisville, KY

  Coppershire is located on Lake Avenue, which intersects Mellwood Ave about ½ mile west of where Mellwood connects with Zorn Avenue. The simplest directions are to take the Zorn Avenue exit from I-71 and head south to the first possible right, which is Mellwood Avenue. General Description: This development, which was originally an apartment […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – The Ridge at Old Henry Louisville, KY

Location: This small patio home complex is located off Old Henry Road in eastern Jefferson County. Take I-265 to the Old Henry exit and travel east on Old Henry for about 1.25 miles, which involves going through one traffic light. At the stop sign turn right and the subdivision entrance is on your immediate right. […]

Downsizing Options: Condo Review – Harrods Landing Condominium Association, Prospect, KY

  Harrods Landing Condo Association: This complex is located off Route 42 and is about 1/2 mile north of the intersection with the Gene Snyder Expressway. Harrods Landing is located in the City of Prospect, Kentucky, which is within Oldham County. General Description: This complex was developed in the late 1980’s and consists of 46 […]

How to De Clutter.

  Sooner or later you and I and everyone else will need to decide how to intelligently de clutter and thereby downsize our possessions. This task is especially difficult, if you have inherited antiques or other items, which may have significant value. In some instances, older furniture, paintings, jewelry, silverware, china, collectibles and certain memorabilia […]

Benefits of Home Downsizing and Obtaining Your New Mortgage.

  This is the first of a series of guest blog posts by Sameer Aziz. Sameer is a Home Mortgage Consultant with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Are you considering downsizing?  Right now could be the best time for you to make the move.  With the housing market turning recently, home sales are increasing month by month.  This […]

How to sell items on Craigslist.

  Since everyone downsizing their home will need to consider selling some of their possessions, here’s a quick summary of the steps involved in selling things on Craigslist. http://craigslist.com 1. Go to craigslist.com and click on the “post to classifieds” link in the upper left corner. 2. Then choose the “For Sale” category and the […]

Moving Company Reviews. So what’s PODS?

  Since you last moved there are some new options to consider when choosing a vendor to transport your belongings to your new home. One of them is named PODS. http://www.pods.com PODS’ capabilities: PODS offers both moving and storage capabilities, just like a conventional moving company. They also sell boxes and other kinds of moving […]

FHA Insured Mortgages & Minimum Habitability Standards

  Today’s Mortgage Market and How It Has Changed Currently, home buyers have far fewer types of mortgage products from which to choose, as compared to just two or three years ago. This reduction in choice is reflective of the increased federal regulations, which occurred soon after the subprime bust and the collapse of the […]